M. FORD CREECH ANTIQUES & FINE ARTS

 

Specializing in 18th century British furniture & accessories / early 20th century American art / 901-761-1163

 


 

Good George I Elmwood Writing Chair, England, c1720

 

RARE GEORGE I ELMWOOD & UPHOLSTERED

 

"WRITING CHAIR", England, c1720


With original surfaces and exquisite color.

 

 

This upholstered armchair, with its cartouche form shaped back,

relates to several examples illustrated in

Robert W. Symonds monumental work,

English Furniture from Charles II to George II,
illustrating examples from the collection

of Percival D. Griffiths of Sandridgebury.
The Griffiths collection is considered the greatest collection

of early English walnut and mahogany furniture ever assembled.

 


For a reading chair with a variation of this shaped upholsterd
back and raking back legs,
see Vol. 1, MacQuoid & Edwards,
Dictionary of English Furniture, P. 226. Pl.. 65

 

 

36.5" High x 20" Deep / The Seat 18.5" High x 22" Wide

 

 

 

 

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M. Ford Creech Antiques specializes in 17th, 18th and early 19th century furniture and accessories.
Each piece is carefully selected in regard to quality, condition and uniqueness. Although our
concentration is predominately British, we also offer a small selection of Continental antique furniture.
All furniture offered has a long history of occupance in the United Sttes.


The decorative arts include ceramics (early Chinese, Chinese esport, early continental and English to 1800);
a good selection of 17th - early 19th British silver, including flatware, hollowware and accessories;
and a small collectin of late 19th / early 20th century tribal rugs


We also offer paintings by a changing eclectic mix of American and European listed artists, with emphasis on
early 20th century American East and West Coast Painters.

 

 

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M. FORD CREECH ANTIQUES
Laurelwood Collection

581 South Perkins Road
Memphis, TN 38117

901-761-1163 / Fax  901-761-1227

Wed - Sat 11-6, or by appointment

mfcreech@bellsouth.net

or

mfordcreech@gmail.com


 

 

          

 

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